Tuesday 30th December 2014

Using NOOBS, installing the latest version of Raspbian on a 16GB SD card. The plan is to use websocket to relay messages to a Raspberry Pi as a precursor for a home automation system. Using a Philips monitor you have to check the config file for over scanning if there are any black bands around the edges of the screen. And easy way is to use raspi-config and disable overscanning in the advanced options.

Screen sharing on a mac http://www.quepublishing.com/articles/article.aspx?p=2262896&seqNum=5.


RPi Terminal Code

sudo apt-get install python3-pip sudo pip-3.2 install tornado // fix the ip address by editing the file below sudo nano /etc/network/interfaces // restart network sudo service network restart // install tightvnc sudo apt-get install tightvncserver tightvncserver sudo nano /etc/init.d/tightvncserver ... see Raspberry Pi for beginners mag. p56 ... to connect with mac, enable screen sharing, then cms K add vnc:// // screen sharing on a mac, click the go/connect to server menu option in finder (cmd K) // enter ip address as vnc:// // install a lamp stack sudo apt-get install apache2 php5 php5-mysql mysql-server mysql root password - msysql